Men's Track & Field

Will Sheeran
Will Sheeran
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Seattle, WA
High School: Bellevue
Position: Distance

2014 Outdoor: Placed 18th in the 1,500 meters at the Ivy Championship … helped the distance medley relay team to a fourth-place finish at the Penn Relays.

2013-14 Indoor: Placed eighth in the mile at the Ivy League Heptagonal Championships, finishing in a time of 4:14.18 … Ran the mile in 4:15.43 at the BU Valentine Invitational … Placed seventh in the mile at the URI Invitational, finishing in a time of 4:20.63.

2012-13: Finished 20th in the 1500m at the Ivy League Heptagonal Outdoor Championships, as well as placing eighth as a member of the 4x800 relay…Competed at the New Balance Boston Twilight Meet, taking 19th in the 1500m… Took second place at the Brown University Rothenberg Invitational for Cross Country…. Finished 81st at the Ivy League Cross Country Championships

Before Brown: A graduate of Bellevue High School, William Sheeran lettered in both track and cross country and served as team captain for the latter… Two-time Nike Northwest Regionals runner and placed fourth at Washington 3A State Championships in 2011 for cross country… On the track, Sheeran was a two-year state runner and 1600-meter Champion in 2012… Placed sixth in 2012 3A Washington State 1600-meter, third in the 2012 3A Washington State 800-meter, and member of the State Champion 4x400-meter relay team (3:19)… Holds the school record in the 1600-meter and 4x400-meter… Member of the Student Senate. 

Personal: William Sheeran, son of Daniel and Kristi, has two younger siblings named Ben and Grace… Enjoys playing the drums, watching sports, and reading… A Neuroscience and East Asian Studies Concentrator.

Personal Records:
8000 (XC): 25:40.6
1600m: 4:15.59
1500m: 3:55.12
800m: 1:56.34